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Status Under Consideration
Categories 02. Communities
Created by Guest
Created on Sep 10, 2018

On-Prem: When changing LDAPs, there are no commands to resync Groups that are added to Communities, Files, Wikis & Activities.

When a user's external DIRECTORY_ID (i.e. LDAP ID/GUID) is changed (either by their LDAP record being moved or deleted/recreated), the admin can resync Profiles using TDI.

And then there are wsadmin ("Lifecycle") commands to re-sync the user's records for the membership tables in the other databases:

However, Connections does not have way to update DIRECTORY_ID of a group in the DB tables for the applications where it's possible to add Groups:
FILES, WIKIS, SNCOMM (Communities) and OPNACT (Activities).

Instead, customers have to directly update database of each component and update group's directory_id, or remove the group as member and re-add the group back in all applications which support groups.

wsadmin commands that can update DIRECTORY_ID of groups. This could possibly be done by using the CN attribute for the Groups as the input parameter.

Provide complete Support for LDAP changes for Groups.

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